Word of the Day
Bombard bahm-BARD (verb) To attack especially with artillery or bombers; to assail vigorously or persistently (as with questions); to subject to the impact of rapidly moving particles (as electrons) — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
If you’re a child from the ’80s or ’90s, or have a child that was, this site is a fun flashback. Featuring pop-culture nostalgia — think Popples and jelly shoes — submitted by readers, you’ll be surprised at what you’ve forgotten about childhood.
Number to Know
1987: Year when National Catfish Day was born, thanks to a proclamation by President Ronald Reagan. The day is held every June 25.
This Day in History
June 25, 1947: “The Diary of Anne Frank” is published.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actress Linda Cardellini (37)
“A life without love is like a year without summer.” — Swedish proverb